2012 Harvest in Germany
What started as disappointing Spring & Summer weather has completely surprised us with a glorious hot & dry August, thanks to the high pressure Achim, and also a great September, followed by fine weather in October. Ideal conditions to fully ripen the grapes, and no widespread severe hail damage this year.
Apart from Eiswein, the harvest was completed last month, and all’s well that ends well. A very fine crop to follow the great 2011 vintage.
A new aspect to producing wine:
you need acorns to be able to harvest grapes!
Read more: Update 3rd December 2012
EISWEIN produced 9-13th December >more<